August 16, 2021 – Volume 17 – No. 4
Conference & Exhibition
September 7-10 in National Harbor, MD
Digital Encore
September 27-October 1
EMEA + Asia Digital Forum
Session Recordings Available
LEO Digital Forum
Session Recordings Available
Future Space Digital Forum
Session Recordings Available
Downlink 4: Let's Talk About the Future of Space

Lindsey Fuller
VP, Satellite Group

Hello SATELLITE community!

We have a very special treat in store for SATELLITE 2021 registrants next month with our Future Space Digital Forum. Starting on Monday, July 26 and running through Thursday, July 29, satellite industry thought leaders will spend the mornings educating you about the latest available satellite technologies and services, followed by afternoons exploring solutions to the biggest challenges to the development of commercial space.

The Future Space Digital Forum program is designed to provide content for everyone—from long-time space industry veterans to those who are completely new to satellite technology. By the end of the week, you’ll understand the revolutionary change that’s happening in space with… Read More

Exhibition News

SATELLITE 2021 is less than three months away and we are gearing up for an exciting in-person event at the Gaylord National Convention Center! Now’s the time to make your mark in the commercial satellite and space industry by reserving a booth space, speaking slot, or sponsorship.

Don’t miss your chance to reserve prime space…

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Conference News

We continue to expand our lineup of sessions and speakers for the Future Space Digital Forum and for SATELLITE 2021. Don't miss the following!

Future Space Digital Forum
July 26-29, 2021

What Can Today's Satellites Do? Understanding New Services & Capabilities
David Howgill of Huckworthy and Whitney Lohmeyer from Olin College of Engineering will…

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Health + Safety

We appreciate your support of this event and want to ensure you have a safe and healthy experience while onsite. The Gaylord National Convention Center will operate in accordance with Marriott International’s “Commitment to Clean” standards. Click here to visit our website and find what we're doing to ensure your safety.

Traveling to SATELLITE

As you make your final travel plans for SATELLITE, be sure to visit our Traveling to SATELLITE web page as well as the International Travel Resource Center for information on the National Interest Exception (NIE) for countries restricted entry into the United States. Don't forget to reserve your room at the Gaylord Hotel! The hotel cut-off is August 20.

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Industry News

Filling the Middle Market in Space: Redwire CEO Talks Strategy and SPAC

A year ago, a new space company called Redwire was announced, formed through private equity firm AE Industrial PartnersThe company started out by acquiring Deep Space Systems (DSS), and there were a lot of questions about what direction this new venture might take...

Industry News

Max Polyakov Details Deal to Acquire Dragonfly Aerospace

Max Polyakov, managing partner of Noosphere Ventures Investment Fund is one of the entrepreneurs to watch in the space sector. Recently, Via Satellite did an interview with Polyakov to talk about his ambitions for Earth Observation Data Analytics (EOSDA), which plans to launch seven optical satellites into Low-Earth Orbit (LEO) by 2024… READ MORE

Industry News

SpaceX, Telesat Forecast 90% of IFC Service in 10 Years Will Be LEO

SpaceX, OneWeb, and Telesat executives agree that in 10 years, most aviation connectivity will come through satellites in Low-Earth Orbit — a major shift from the primarily Geostationary (GEO) service of today...